Tuesday 29 August 2023
Skyworth reportedly to take over LGD Guangzhou plant
LG Display's 8.5G LCD fab in Guangzhou, China is reportedly up for sale and may be acquired by Chinese firm Skyworth, according to industry sources.
Thursday 10 August 2023
Preparing for Apple Watch? LGD reportedly purchased Micro LED patents from Taiwanese company
LGD (LG Display) has reportedly purchased Micro LED patents from a Taiwanese company. Most are on "transfer printing process patents," a core technology of Micro LED. It's speculated...
Tuesday 25 July 2023
Panel makers see recovery
Major panel makers in Taiwan and Korea are scheduled to hold their respective investor conferences in the coming days, providing an outlook for the displays market, where demand is...
Friday 2 June 2023
SDC, LGD 8.xG OLED projects may stall on evaporation equipment issue
Samsung Display (SDC) has disclosed plans to invest KRW4.1 trillion (US$3.1 billion) in building 8.6G IT-use OLED panel production lines by 2026, but tight supply of the core evaporation...
Tuesday 9 May 2023
LGD, SDC see rising capacity utilization for OLED TV panels
South Korea's major panel makers LG Display (LGD) and Samsung Display (SDC) have seen their OLED panel capacity utilization rising significantly since February on strong order momentum...
Tuesday 28 March 2023
LGD borrows KRW1 trillion from LG to expand OLED investments
LG Display (LGD) is borrowing KRW1 trillion (US$770 million) from LG Electronics and will use the loan for the growth of its OLED product business, according to LGD's recent announ...
Friday 3 March 2023
BOE Technology, SDC, LGD plan to set up 8.xG OLED panel production lines
China-based BOE Technology, Samsung Display (SDC) and LG Display (LGD) plan to set up 8.xth-generation (8.xG) IT-use OLED panel production lines mainly because Apple plans to adopt...
Friday 24 February 2023
SDC, LGD faced with increasing OLED panel price competition from China makers
Samsung Display (SDC) and LG Dispaly (LGD) have come under increasing pressure of price competition for smartphone OLED panels from China-based makers, mainly BOE Technology, Visionox...
Friday 17 February 2023
LGD, SDC gearing up for automotive OLED displays market
The displays market has been feeling the pinch of the global economic downturn, except for automotive applications that stand a good chance of seeing strong shipments in 2023, with...
Wednesday 18 January 2023
LG Display to further scale down LCD TV panel production
LG Display (LGD) may continue to scale down its LCD TV panel production, having closed its 7.5G fab in Paju, South Korea, at the end of 2022, according to industry sources.
Wednesday 11 January 2023
Samsung executives emphasize continuous M&A despite poor performance
Samsung Electronics was unable to maintain its revenue performance due to the global economic recession. However, reports pointed out that there are no plans to reduce investment...
Friday 18 December 2020
Samsung, LGD ramping up OLED panels for small- to medium-size applications, Digitimes Research says
Combined sales of OLED panels by Samsung Display and LG Display (LGD) for small- to medium-size applications are expected to reach KRW9.6 trillion (US$9.4 billion) in the fourth quarter...
Thursday 8 October 2020
LGD reportedly pushes back planned closure of 7.5G LCD fab
LG Display (LGD) reportedly has decided to push back the date of closing its 7.5G LCD fab to probably the end of 2021 instead of September 2020 as planned, due to a recent upsurge...
Monday 20 July 2020
China to see growing OLED TV competition
Xiaomi has recently launched its first OLED TV under its Master series with the set featuring a 65-inch 4K panel and priced at CNY12,999 (US$1,868). The Xiaomi product is expected...
Friday 10 January 2020
Downsizing at LGD positive for balancing LCD panel supply
The supply and demand for LCD TV panels is poised for an improvement in 2020 and 2021 as the scope of downsizing on LCD panel output by LG Display (LGD) this year will be higher than...